Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2006

11 New section 25A inserted
  • The following section is inserted after section 25:

    25A Matters relevant to radio engineer's certificate under section 25
    • A radio engineer issuing a certificate under section 25—

      • (a) must, before issuing the certificate, have regard to—

        • (i) the nature and characteristics of the rights described in the spectrum licence; and

        • (ii) the International Radio Regulations; and

        • (iii) the ITU-R reports and recommendations; and

        • (iv) Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation; and

        • (v) the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea; and

        • (vi) the nature of the service proposed to be operated under the spectrum licence; and

        • (vii) any relevant reference standards issued by the Secretary; but

      • (b) must not, in considering whether to issue the certificate, have regard to the reception of radio waves by inappropriate receivers.